Shawn Simmons Signs on to Write Untitled Thriller for 20th Century Studios, “Deadpool” Writers on to Produce

Shawn Simmons has signed on to write a new untitled thriller for 20th Century Studios, with Deadpool writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick also on to produce, according to Deadline.

  • 20th Century Studios acquired the rights to the yet-untitled-film, which Deadline describes as “an irreverent high-speed thriller that follows a former teenage getaway driver who is dragged back into her unsavory past when a previous employer offers her the chance to save the life of her chronically unreliable ex-boyfriend.”
  • Simmons is the creator and executive producer of the Amazon/Endeavor Content series Wayne, which Reese and Wernick also executive produce.
  • Reese and Wernick are also known for writing and producing Deadpool, Zombieland and 6 Underground.

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